Course Details

  • If you already know the basics of cake decoration then why not challenge yourself with our Intermediate Cake Decorating course. It’s perfect for enthusiasts who wish to learn the tricks of the trade to improve their skills and impress their friends and family.

    Whether you are thinking about setting up in business, making cakes and cupcakes for special occasions or just an avid enthusiast, The Manchester College can offer the perfect course to provide you with the skills and knowledge to be successful within the hospitality and catering industries.

    This highly practical, 10-week part-time course will teach you cake decoration techniques to produce the perfect cupcake or celebration cake. Secondly, you will be taught a range of decorating mediums such as royal icing and sugar paste, creating flowers and modelling figurines.

  • There are no formal entry requirements for this course, but you should have a passion for cake making and the enthusiasm to develop your skills and knowledge.

  • At the end of the ten weeks, you will have learnt the practical skills to produce a variety of products that you will present to the class.

  • Once you’ve completed this introductory course, you may want to undertake a more advanced cake decoration or hobby pastry course to develop your skills even further.

    Each qualification you achieve will take you closer to your ideal job in the hospitality and catering industry, giving you all the skills you need to have a successful career. You could find yourself in a huge number of different roles in this sector, including bakers, flour confectioners, kitchen and catering assistants.

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  • The cost of this course is £250.00. If you have any further queries, please contact us on 03333 222 444 or

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  • Do you have a burning question about this course, or would you like to know more about the qualification you’ll receive and how it will help your career?

    Our course enquiries team is on hand to help you understand any details and answer any questions – whether it’s about applying for the course or finding out about finance. Just get in touch here!

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